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Description: Myrtle Cottage
Date Listed: 4 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 101889
OS Grid Reference: SZ0732694138
OS Grid Coordinates: 407326, 94138
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7468, -1.8975
5186 WALLISDOWN ROAD
SZ 0794 5/60 4.8.72.
Picturesque cottage on pathway in pinewood, circa 1850, ground floor and semi-attic
red brick and some grey headers. L plan, diagonal to pathway, with lean-to timber
verandah-porch set across angle. Mullioned casements, diamond lattice glazing,
3 lights with transom on ground floor, 2 lights on 1st. Steeply pitched roofs
with ornamental scalloped tiles in bands alternating with ordinary tiles, carried
down low at rear; overhanging eaves, plain bargeboards. Gable ends have canted
bays with hipped roofs to ground floor. Diagonally set pair of chimneystacks
on ridge. Projecting single-storey storehouse wing to north-west.
All the listed buildings in Wallisdown Road and Columbia Road form a group.
Listing NGR: SZ0732694138
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Source: English Heritage
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